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Asian shares extend global recovery as volatility subsides

Asian shares extend global recovery as volatility subsides

Published 19/02/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares gained on Monday, joining a global recovery for equity markets as sentiment improved gradually from a recent shakeout that was [more…]

Oil hits highest in nearly two weeks on Asian equity recovery

Oil hits highest in nearly two weeks on Asian equity recovery

Published 19/02/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Oil prices extended gains to hit their highest level in nearly two weeks on Monday, buoyed as Asian shares joined a global [more…]

For timing of Aramco IPO, watch forward oil price curve

For timing of Aramco IPO, watch forward oil price curve

Published 19/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: A view shows Saudi Aramco's Wasit Gas Plant, Saudi Arabia December 8, 2014. Saudi Aramco/Handout/File Photo via REUTERSLONDON (Reuters) - It’s the burning [more…]

Lebanon speaker: U.S. proposal on Lebanon-Israel disputed waters…

Lebanon speaker: U.S. proposal on Lebanon-Israel disputed waters…

Published 16/02/2018

Lebanese parliament speaker Nabih Berri said on Friday that U.S. proposals regarding the disputed Lebanon-Israel maritime border were "unacceptable", state news agency NNA said. [more…]

Global stocks set for best week in six years, dollar sags

Global stocks set for best week in six years, dollar sags

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Traders work at their desks in front of the German share price index, DAX board, at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany February [more…]

Exclusive: Mexico foreign minister heads to Caribbean to win over…

Exclusive: Mexico foreign minister heads to Caribbean to win over…

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray arrives to a meeting with senators of the Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) at the Senate building in Mexico [more…]

Oil near one-week high on weak dollar, stocks rally

Oil near one-week high on weak dollar, stocks rally

Published 16/02/2018

FILE PHOTO - Pump jacks drill for oil in the Monterey Shale, California, U.S. on April 29, 2013. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File PhotoLONDON/TOKYO (Reuters) - Oil prices [more…]

Data overload: commodity hedge funds close as computers dominate

Data overload: commodity hedge funds close as computers dominate

Published 12/02/2018

Chocfinger made his name and his money by taking bold bets on cocoa markets. But after nearly four decades of trading, sometimes winning, sometimes losing, Anthony Ward threw in the towel. [more…]

Stocks try a tentative bounce, bonds fret on U.S. inflation

Stocks try a tentative bounce, bonds fret on U.S. inflation

Published 12/02/2018

A visitor is seen as market prices are reflected in a glass window at the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) in Tokyo, Japan, February 6, 2018. [more…]

Oil prices rise 1 percent as stocks markets steady

Oil prices rise 1 percent as stocks markets steady

Published 12/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: An offshore oil platform is seen in Huntington Beach, California, U.S., September 28, 2014. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File PhotoSINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices rose by [more…]